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The firefighters state they work 216 total hours during a four-week period, 96 hours one pay period and 120 the second. ...
They were charged $25,000 for improper training and equipment after a firefighter was killed and three others hurt ...
Gov. Rick Snyder: "This bill recognizes the potential health risks they face … and simplifies the claims process so stricken firefighters can get assistance they need." ...
Firefighters left the station on Dec. 31 to respond to a car wreck; when they returned about 45 minutes later, their station was on fire ...
The four-year contract increased salaries by 9.25 percent; it also changed how healthcare costs are managed ...
Former executive secretary Gina Tombasco used a fire department debit card so she could shop for herself, her family and friends and go to the casino ...
Free tuition for an associate's degree gives fire and EMS personnel an edge in rapidly evolving profession. ...
The first two years of community college would be free under the proposed program ...
Angelo Reyes was sentenced for second-degree arson stemming from fires set in his neighborhood in 2008 and 2009 ...
A Massport spokesman claimed the discussion and vote on the costly new jobs were held in private because they involved a labor matter ...
There's always going to be something to worry about, but a new year does offer everyone a new start and new optimism. ...
The firefighters' union questioned the chief's authority to reduce certain fines and the mayor's participation in affairs involving a campaign contributor ...
The bill would establish a fund that would cover the cost of treatment and lost wages when firefighters are diagnosed with certain cancers ...
They said the men appeared as public servants who were relatively anonymous and called it a legitimate work assignment ...
Voters approved a referendum to shut the fire department; the city has a contract with a volunteer fire department. ...
He allowed police to apply for and receive grants, while telling several fire departments they could not apply for the state money. ...
The two are trying to halt $189,000 to remodel and add on to the fire station. ...
After 26 years, the founder is using money from a reverse mortgage and his NYFD pension to fund the volunteer agency, and hopes to raise $125,000 to receive a reimbursement grant. ...
Firefighters told council members it wasn't a good idea to shut a station down and that they would be putting people's lives in jeopardy ...
Two key pieces of legislation were made law by the efforts of firefighters; similar effort is needed in 2015 to protect our interests. ...